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YouTuber Gives LGBTQ Millennials a Place to Talk Honestly About Sexuality and Identity

HIV activist Louie Ortiz-Fonseca is working to create a safe space for LGBTQ youth of color with Kikis With Louie, a biweekly YouTube series that confronts conversations around sexuality and identity with ease and confidence.

By Daisy Becerra

With Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed Against Ed Buck, Community Looks to Find Solutions

Some community members want further investigations and the arrest of Buck; others want to find support for black and Latinx gay men dealing with addiction.

By Giuliani Alvarenga

Reading Race in 1990s HIV Theater and Film

"Especially in the case of the [white] HIV-positive figures ... in Rent and Angels in America, these queer figures of color serve to remind audiences, 'Well, at least I'm not that,'" Danielle Fuentes Morgan says.

By Kenyon Farrow

On World AIDS Day, Remembering What the '80s Were Like for Latinx Gay Men in California

"Many of us who are younger don't know what those days were like," Giuliani Alvarenga writes. "But World AIDS Day should be a time when we remember those we have lost to the virus."

By Giuliani Alvarenga

HIV Leaders of Color Announce Their Declaration of Liberation

The framework to build a racially just and strategic HIV movement addresses root causes of the epidemic and lights a new way forward.

By Positive Women's Network of the United States of America (PWN-USA)

My Response to Someone Who Denies Undetectable = Untransmittable: A Blog Entry by Maria T. Mejia

"I will try to explain with humility and respect the reason why it hurts us to deny the truth and not support the science that says that undetectable = untransmittable," Maria Mejia writes.

By Maria T. Mejia for The Well Project

If I Am Undetectable I Can't Transmit the HIV Virus: A Blog Entry by Maria T. Mejia

Maria T. Mejia created a video to get the message out that undetectable equals untransmittable, saying "we need to be visible and we need to reach main stream media."

By Maria T. Mejia for The Well Project

Bipolar Mania, Sex and HIV Prevention: Untangling the Threads of Shame and Ignorance

Miguel Garcia, a gay person of color living with bipolar disorder says his recovery "rests heavily on my ability to thwart fear by reclaiming agency over my body and mind and confronting ignorance and stigma."

By Miguel Garcia

PrEP, Stigma and Gay Latinos

"If we can't even talk openly about HIV, how are we going to talk about medications to prevent HIV?" Áugustu writes.

By Áugustus for AIDS Community Research Initiative of America